The browser wars are certainly not over. Despite many years of fight, the two major browsers (Firefox and IE7) are still disputing the hearts and eyes of Internet users.
The latest version of Microsoft IE7 certainly incorportated a lot of goodies. Tabbed browser, smart view of tabs in the background, and updated security.
However, Fiforex is not giving up. The main advances have been in powerful ad-ons that can make the browser to do much more.
Two recent updates from the web. A good discussion of activeX on IE7 can be found in the article Windows Vista: The Complete Guide: ActiveX in IE7 on Top Of Vista.
Also, a nice comparison of IE7 and Firefox can be found on our hubpage website.